Two U.S. air marshals who arrested the wife of a Brazilian judge on a flight to Rio de Janeiro -- and were themselves arrested and had their passports confiscated by Brazilian authorities -- fled the country using alternate travel documents rather than face what they believed to be trumped-up charges, sources tell CNN.
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A Lehigh Acres man is under arrest for recording a 13 year old Massachusetts girl having sex online. 48 year old Douglas Boone was arrested late Wednesday. Rep..
Highly decorated Canadian military commander Col. Russell Williams was sentenced to two consecutive life sentences on Thursday for the murders of two young women, several sexual assaults and dozens of so-called fetish burglaries.
ROSEVILLE, Calif. (AP) - A regional mall just outside Sacramento was ablaze after police arrested a man who had barricaded himself inside. Local television images showed large clou..
Rising numbers of captive tigers in the United States are putting citizens at risk and could be fueling illegal trade in animal parts, which threatens their survival in the wild, conservationists have warned.
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.9 struck Mexico\'s Gulf of California, the U.S. Geological Survey reported Thursday.
The militant Somali Islamist group Al-Shabaab paraded newly trained fighters in the capital, Mogadishu, on Thursday, the Somali radio station Shabelle reported.
French unions called for two more days of protests against plans to raise the retirement age as lawmakers try to enact it quickly. FULL STORY l AMERICANS ENSNARED l BRAND DAMAGED? l WHY FRENCH ARE STRIKING
LOS ANGELES (AP) - NBC.com and Microsoft are offering an extreme computer makeover for one U.S. school. An online competition tied to NBC.com's "My School Pride" initiative will pr..
A U.N. agency has suspended a prize funded by and named for Equatorial Guinea\'s president, whose government has been accused of human rights abuses.
Construction has started for about 600 new housing units in the West Bank since the Israeli settlement freeze ended late last month, the group Peace Now said Thursday.
A former Israeli soldier is expected to testify Thursday in a civil suit filed by the parents of an American peace activist, who was crushed to death in 2003 by a bulldozer as she tried to prevent Israel from bulldozing homes in Gaza.
Four British soccer fans were attacked in Italy on the eve of a game Thursday between Liverpool and Naples, Naples police told CNN.
An improvised explosive detonated on a bus Thursday in the southern Philippines, killing seven people and injuring 20 others, state-run media said.
MIAMI (AP) - Tropical Storm Richard has formed in the Caribbean, becoming the 17th named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season. Richard's maximum sustained winds Thursday are near..
MIAMI (AP) - A U.S. senator is asking federal officials to investigate after reviewing data that shows doctors across the country prescribing alarmingly high rates of powerful high..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A South Florida woman accused of forcing two Honduran sisters into the sex trade at Palm Beach County nightclubs has been sentenced to seven years in f..
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - A North Carolina teenager accused of using the Internet to make fake bomb threats to six universities and to FBI offices in Louisiana and Colorado has plead..
MIAMI (AP) - A Korean-American man is facing prison time after admitting he attempted to buy Russian rocket technology and military gear for South Korea. Prosecutors seek a sentenc..
WASHINGTON (AP) - In the years after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, Congress told the Federal Aviation Administration to come up with a pilot's license that featured the pilot's p..